Dark Assassin

Overview

Producer, writer, director, and kung-fu "Hall of Fame" champion Jason Yee pays explosive homage to the legendary Bruce Lee with an bone crushing tale about a man whose dark past threatens to cast storm clouds over a bright future. Derek Wu (Yee) was a violent gangster who once took the fall for his vicious boss. It's been four long years since that fateful sentencing, and now that Derek is out of prison all he wants is to start a new life. Redemption doesn't come easy to the damned though, and when various ...
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Overview

Producer, writer, director, and kung-fu "Hall of Fame" champion Jason Yee pays explosive homage to the legendary Bruce Lee with an bone crushing tale about a man whose dark past threatens to cast storm clouds over a bright future. Derek Wu (Yee) was a violent gangster who once took the fall for his vicious boss. It's been four long years since that fateful sentencing, and now that Derek is out of prison all he wants is to start a new life. Redemption doesn't come easy to the damned though, and when various members of Derek's old gang start to turn up dead, the police soon come looking to the notorious ex-con for answers. And the police aren't the only ones looking for Derek either, because when his old boss finds out that Derek is back in town, he puts a price on his old employee's head that has assassin in town gunning for the stealthy martial artist. Now, with no time to spare and death closing in from all sides, Derek must learn to outrun a bullet if he ever plans on outrunning his past.
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Special Features

The making of Dark Assassin featurette; Bonus fight takes with director commentary; English subtitles; Spanish subtitles
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 9/12/2006
  • UPC: 829567034224
  • Original Release: 2006
  • Rating:

  • Source: Arts Alliance Amer
  • Region Code: 1
  • Presentation: Wide Screen
  • Sound: Dolby Digital Stereo
  • Language: English
  • Time: 1:23:00
  • Format: DVD

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Jason Yee Derek Wu
Cung Le
Technical Credits
Jason Yee Director, Producer, Screenwriter
Tsedal Beyene Associate Producer
Darrin Short Dawley Co-producer
Stephen Fromkin Producer
Ed Howe Production Designer
Joseph Kelsey Co-producer
Stephen Maing Cinematographer
Danny Manor Score Composer
Henry Mu Associate Producer
Patrick O'Donnell Executive Producer
Robert Patton-Spruill Executive Producer
Mark Valois Editor
Karon Yee Associate Producer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Dark Assassin
1. Opening Credits / Out of Prison [5:55]
2. No More Fighting [4:00]
3. Life Outside the Joint [8:04]
4. Unopened Letters [2:40]
5. Pressure From Detective Harris [10:09]
6. Cop Killer [7:32]
7. A Visit With Buddha [8:33]
8. Shakedown [4:47]
9. The Hunt For Derek [6:51]
10. Old Tiger's Assassin [10:07]
11. Final Peace [7:31]
12. End Credits [4:32]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Dark Assassin
   Play Feature
   Scene Selection
   Trailer
   Bonus Features
      Behind The Scenes
      Bonus Fight Takes With Director Commentary
   Set-Up
      Spanish Subtitles: On
      Spanish Subtitles: Off
      English Subtitles: On
      English Subtitles: Off
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